Report: Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Screen Is ‘Visually Indistinguishable from Perfect’

In what has become something of a yearly tradition, consulting firm DisplayMate has crowned the new Galaxy Note as the king of display quality. The post Report: Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Screen Is ‘Visually Indistinguishable from Perfect’ appeared first on…

YouTube Pulls Jump Scare Ads for The Nun After Revolted Users Revolt

While horror is subjective, it’s easy to see why a lot of users would be upset by this.

Inside the iPhone Repair Ecosystem: Where Do Replacement Parts Come From and Can You Trust Them?

There’s a thriving market for unofficial, aftermarket iPhone parts, and in China, there are entire massive factories that are dedicated to producing these components for repair shops unable to get ahold of parts that have been produced by Apple. The…

New Evidence Contradicts Theory That Easter Island Society Collapsed

An analysis of the tools used by the Rapa Nui to build their iconic stone statues suggests a highly organised and cohesive society.

AirPods Wireless Charging Case Said to Work With Any Qi-Certified Charging Mat

At its iPhone X event last September, Apple previewed a new wireless charging case for AirPods, for use with its upcoming AirPower charging mat. The new case looks similar to the current version, which charges via Lightning cable, but it…

Bethesda Declares War on Sony Over Cross-Play Limitations

Bethesda is willing to go to the mat to get Elder Scrolls Legends cross-play enabled on all platforms, but will Sony budge? The post Bethesda Declares War on Sony Over Cross-Play Limitations appeared first on ExtremeTech.

HomePod Sales May Be Closer to 1-1.5 Million Than 3 Million Since the Speaker Launched

HomePod shipments totaled an estimated 700,000 units in the second quarter of 2018, giving Apple a roughly six percent share of the worldwide smart speaker market, according to research firm Strategy Analytics. Strategy Analytics previously estimated HomePod shipments totaled 600,000…

Amazing New Brain Map of Every Synapse Points to the Roots of Thinking

Imagine a map of every single star in an entire galaxy. A map so detailed that it lays out what each star looks like, what they’re made of, and how each star is connected to another through the grand physical…

Elon Musk Responds to Azealia Banks’ Claims of Ghosting, Tweeting, and LSD: I Don’t Know Her

It’s extraordinarily difficult to shock anyone this late in the Internet Beef game, yet Banks has delivered.

Samsung May Shutter Chinese Phone Factory as Its Market Share Collapses

Samsung is considering closing down a factory in China due to the complete evaporation of its local market share. The post Samsung May Shutter Chinese Phone Factory as Its Market Share Collapses appeared first on ExtremeTech.